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The Great Expedition - Sir Francis Drake on the Spanish Main 1585-86

Raid

Codice: 228G140017

€ 16,50

Serie della Osprey Publishing dedicata a famosi assalti della storia. Ogni volume di 64 pagina presenta: l'origini del raid, le strategie adottate, la preparazione, una descrizione del raid, una analisi dello svolgimento e una conclusione.

In 1585, the English launched a pre-emptive strike against Spain, by attacking her New World colonies. Led by Sir Francis Drake, in command of 21 ships and 1,800 soldiers, the expedition struck first at the Canary Islands, then attacked the city of Santo Domingo and the treasure port of Cartagena. Frequently outnumbered, Drake’s soldiers won an series of spectacular victories and, laden with treasure, sailed home to a hero’s welcome.

Lingua

INGLESE

Illustrazioni

Foto in b/n, artwork e mappe

Pagine

64

Misure

18,5 x 25

Rilegato

No

ISBN
9781849082457

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